Category Archives: SPACES

KADIST FOUNDATION by Chris Sharp

  As the recently inaugurated San Francisco outpost of Kadist foundation enters its second year of programming, its director Joseph del Pesco was kind enough to discuss the space’s intentions and modus operandi with me.  Advertisements

SALON POPULAIRE by Margarida Mendes

  Margarida Mendes: What led to the existence of Salon Populaire? Ellen Blumenstein: The Salon is the outcome of many experiences, thoughts and other bits and pieces that came together at a certain time. First of all, I had founded the curatorial collective THE OFFICE with a couple of friends/colleagues the year before Salon Populaire opened. We were in […]

THE ARTIST’S INSTITUTE by Chris Sharp

Early last November, I found an intriguing email my in-box, which warmly began, “This is The Artiste’s Institute. Welcome.” I had never heard of The Artist’s Institute, but I soon learned that it was a new, Lower East Side initiative headed by the curator Anthony Huberman, in conjunction with Hunter College. Soon thereafter, I took […]